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The Secret History of Southend-on-Sea

By Dee Gordon

9780752498041

ISBN: 9780752498041

Published: 03-02-2014


The Secret History of Southend-on-Sea

By Dee Gordon

ISBN: 9780752498041

Published: 03-02-2014

About This Book

The Secret History of Southend-on-Sea is full of intriguing information on the incredible residents, visitors and events that have played a part in Southend’s story. Southend-on-Sea, the largest town in Essex, has had an amazingly rich history, and this book collects together hundreds of little-known facts and anecdotes that will make you see the town in a new light. Discover the ‘Brides in the Bath’ murderer, the top secret military operations performed just off Southend shore and the secret tunnels and smuggling dens used to hide guns, tobacco and Dutch gin. This captivating book will amuse and inform readers in Essex and beyond.

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